Conservation payments in Kentucky totaled $902 million from 1995-2016.

From 1995 to 2016, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 67 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2016 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%23%454$203,328,219$447,860
Top 2%33%908$294,132,005$323,934
Top 3%40%1,362$360,859,599$264,948
Top 4%46%1,816$413,664,660$227,789
Top 5%51%2,270$457,669,027$201,616
Top 6%55%2,724$495,106,329$181,757
Top 7%58%3,178$527,322,203$165,929
Top 8%62%3,632$555,411,645$152,922
Top 9%64%4,086$580,298,470$142,021
Top 10%67%4,540$602,587,819$132,729
Top 11%69%4,994$622,737,708$124,697
Top 12%71%5,448$640,995,118$117,657
Top 13%73%5,902$657,674,745$111,433
Top 14%75%6,356$672,850,168$105,861
Top 15%76%6,810$686,779,496$100,849
Top 16%78%7,264$699,625,274$96,314
Top 17%79%7,718$711,520,301$92,190
Top 18%80%8,172$722,527,572$88,415
Top 19%81%8,626$732,798,127$84,952
Top 20%82%9,080$742,394,447$81,762
Remaining 80% of recips.18%36,321$160,081,227$4,407
 

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